HORSE FIRST has come on board as sponsor of the Welcome Reception at Tattersalls International Horse Trials and Country Fair. The Reception, in association with North Leinster Region Eventing has become an integral part of the event, launching it to the owners, riders, sponsors, exhibitors, press and key industry representatives.
The reception takes place on Wednesday evening, May 27th where visitors can avail of a sumptuous Hog Roast, wine and canapés. In addition the announcement of the George Mernagh Memorial Bursary winners will take place along with the awards for Trot-Up’s Best Dresses male and female riders, sponsored by Horseware.
Paddy Hughes, Director of HORSE FIRST commented on the sponsorship;
“We are delighted to support Tattersalls and Irish Eventing at such a World Class Event. We are very happy to help in any way we can to showcase Eventing in Ireland and Internationally and also to say thank you to all our HORSE FIRST supporters in the Eventing World.”
Roger Casey, Managing Director of Tattersalls Ireland said;
“The Welcome Reception has developed into a firm fixture at the Tattersalls International Horse Trials and Country Fair with riders, owners, sponsors and key industry players all ensuring it’s not to be missed. We are delighted to welcome HORSE FIRST as sponsors of the Welcome Reception. With this support, we will guarantee all visitors to the event receive the notorious “Tattersalls” welcome.
€15,000 worth of bursaries given by the George Mernagh Memorial Fund will be awarded to three talented Irish horsemen and women on the evening. The closing date for applications is fast approaching and can be made through the Tattersalls International Horse Trials and Country Fair website.